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Big 12 to Emphasize Penalties for Taunting, Including Use of 'Horns Down' Gesture

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The Big 12 will crack down on players who taunt opponents during games this season.

Speaking to reporters Thursday, Big 12 coordinator of officials Greg Burks said enforcing taunting penalties, particularly the "horns down" gesture, will be a point of emphasis during football games.

"If you do a horns down to a Texas player as an opponent, that's probably going to be a foul,
Burks said.

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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